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  1. Simsbury Volunteer Fire Company President RetiresRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    ... Wilcox said he hopes to appoint a new vice president by January. North said he's been associated with a volunteer fire company since he was a teenager, starting in Bloomfield when he was 16. He joined the Simsbury Fire Company in 1977 as a ...

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  2. Chevron: Flames, white clouds of steam from California refinery part of routine processRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... unit that was depressurized Thursday night created the flare and water vapour that looked like smoke. The Richmond Fire Department dispatched crews to the refinery but cancelled the call when the refinery told them it was a normal flaring operation. ...

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  3. No harm caused by flames at Northern California refineryRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    ... Thursday night created the flare and water vapor that looked like smoke, according to a company statement. The Richmond Fire Department dispatched crews to the refinery but cancelled the call when the refinery told them it was a normal flaring ...

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  4. LAFD Says Apartment Complex Fire Was ArsonRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KSFO AM 560

    The Los Angeles Fire Department determined on Thursday that the Dec. 8 apartment complex fire was an act of arson. The fire destroyed a seven-story apartment complex that had been under construction, and also damaged at least one nearby structure and the 110 Freeway.

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  5. Firefighters want to help family who lost everything in fireRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A family of eight is without a home for the holidays after a fire destroyed their house. The Pigeon Forge Fire Department was called to the home on Firefighters want to help family who lost everything in fire A family of eight is without a home for the holidays after a fire destroyed their house.

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  6. Emergency officials offer holiday safety tipsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Daily Dispatch

    As Tri-County residents assemble their Christmas trees and light their chimneys, members of Vance County Emergency Services have some safety tips for families to follow this holiday season. A small fire that spreads to a Christmas tree can grow large very quickly, said Capt.

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  7. Playing with fireRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Bendigo Advertiser

    ... no typical profile of an arsonist, studies have shown many firesetters have debilitating emotional issues and use fire as a way of expressing themselves. "I work with clients who have low intellectual functioning and they use fire when they are ...

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  8. New London Fire Department swears in new lieutenantRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Day

    New London Firefighter Jeremy Hynek carried on a family tradition Friday with his promotion to the rank of lieutenant as a member of the New London Fire Department. Hynek, 37, was promoted at a swearing-in ceremony at department headquarters presided over by New London Fire Chief Henry Kydd and Mayor Daryl Justin Finizio.

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  9. Firefighters douse flaming Ford BroncoRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WMBF

    The vehicle began smoking before catching fire in a parking lot off 21st Avenue. No one was hurt and no other property was damaged, said Myrtle Beach Fire Chief Bruce Arnel.

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  10. Crews Respond To Fire On Tobey Road In BloomfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    The Blue Hills Fire Department was called to the building at 44 Tobey Road about 2:30 p.m., according to fire officials. The fire, which had been started by sparks from a contractor's wielder on the sixth floor, was quickly contained.

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  11. Firefighter critical after heart attack during fire responseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | News12.com

    Joseph Sandford Jr., of the Inwood Fire Department, was among around 100 firefighters responding to a fire at 4 a.m. at a home on Central Avenue. A veteran firefighter is in critical but stable condition after suffering a heart attack in the line of duty in Woodmere.

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  12. Photos: Santa visits Trenton students during annual Christmas party at fire headquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    TRENTON - For the third year in a row the Trenton Fire Department hosted a Christmas celebration for kindergarten students from Parker Elementary School at fire headquarters on Friday. The celebration included a performance from Dennis the Magician and an appearance from Santa, who gave the children each a bag full of toys.

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  13. Fallen line knocks out electricity to hundreds in Exeter areaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WFMZ

    The line fell around 3:30 p.m. near a house in the 4300 block of Boyertown Road, near Shelbourne Road, in Exeter Township. The line triggered a minor brush fire and created a surge inside the house, frying the electrical wiring and creating a smoke condition, according to the fire chief.

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  14. Murray names interim fire chiefRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Ballard News-Tribune

    While the search for a new Seattle Fire Chief continues, Mayor Ed Murray has named former Assistant Chief Michael E. Walsh as Interim Fire Chief. Chief Walsh will be filling the top position on a temporary basis, succeeding Fire Chief Gregory M. Dean who retired in December 2014 after 44 years of service to the City.

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  15. Life term for killing mom, sister with...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Thongsavath Sphabmixay, 46, was convicted last month of two counts of first-degree murder, attempted murder and special-circumstance allegations including multiple murders and arson. The fire killed Bouakham Sphabmixay, 69, and Pamela Sphabmixay, 48, who were found unconscious and not breathing inside the two-story house on Featherhill Lane on April 4, 2013.

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  16. Jet Ski, Rubber Boat Used In Sonoma Co. Floodwater Rescue After Occupants Stranded In VehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... They were reported stranded at about 10:40 a.m. in the area of Valley Ford and Bloomfield roads, a Sonoma County fire and emergency dispatcher said. They were waiting for the U.S. Coast Guard to respond as of about 11:15 a.m., the CHP said. Two of ...

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  17. Newark: Police officers rescue woman from burning buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    Newark police, along with the Alameda County Fire Department, responded to a report of a one-alarm fire at a house in the 6200 block of Joaquin Murieta Avenue at 12:25 a.m., police said. Officers arrived to find smoke and fire coming out of the two-story home.

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  18. Teens Rescue Couple In Enid House FireRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    Mike Slape, 26, and Felicia Jelonek, 29, were already outside of the burning home when firefighters arrived, they escaped without injury thanks to three teenage girls. At 10:52 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 10th, the Enid Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 1626 N. Quincy.

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  19. Tyler Fire Department wishes everyone a happy and safe holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News

    ... (KYTX)- This year, as you are preparing your home for the holiday season, make sure that you implement a few simple fire prevention practices. Space Heaters: Maintain a clear space of three feet around the device. Ensure that portable heaters have a ...

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  20. Martina McBride Shares Holiday Recipes and Traditions on "Today" This TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    The Los Angeles Fire Department determined on Thursday that the Dec. 8 apartment complex fire was an act of arson.The fire destroyed a seven-story apartment c... -- Former prisoner Alan Gross was thrilled to return to America from Cuba earlier this week but there are dozens of other Americans who are in the country for other... Hughes was appointed to NWB in 2006, and reappointed for a second term in 2011. In that time he has represented NWB and Nebraska's wheat farmers on a national and global lev... Many of the top wrestlers from the region will compete today and tomorrow in Grand Island at the Flatwater Fracas tournament.

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